Veterinary Technology BS

Veterinary Technology

Courses in the Major

Term 1: Fall 1
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
BIOL 218 Anatomy and Physiology 4
VETS 115 Medical Math 1
VETS 120 Introduction to Vet Science 2
VETS 131 Small Animal Care and Nursing 3
BUSI 344 Freshman Composition 3
CHEM 12 Introductory Chemistry I 3
   Term Totals 17

 

Term 2: Spring 1
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
BUSI 120 Business Communication 3
VETS 160 Intro to Research Techniques 3
BIOL 230 General Microbiology 4
VETS 132 Large Animal Care 3
VETS 171 Pathology and Parasitology 3
VETS 198 Preceptorship Prep 1
VETS 180 Clinical Physiology 2
  Term Totals 18

 

Term 3: Fall 2
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
VETS 238, 239 Surgical Nursing and Anesthesia 4
VETS 183 Preceptorship/Internship I 1
VETS 255 Pharmacology and Disease 3
Math 128 College Algebra 3
VETS 204 Small Animal Care II 1
VETS 245 Diagnostic Imaging 2
   Term Totals 14

 

Term 4: Spring 2
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
VETS 205, 210 Clinical Laboratory Techniques 4
UNIV 301 Orientation to BS VET Science 3
VETS 250 Vet Clinical Management 3
VETS 203 Preceptorship/Internship II 1
VETS 230, 235 Farm Animal Nursing 3
   Term Totals 14

 

Term 5: Fall 3
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
BIOL 130 Biology I 3
VETS 305 Intro to Public Health 3
BIOL 115 Animal Behavior 3
ENGL 31 Technical Writing 3
Elective UPPER Level GE 7 or 8 elective 3
   Term Totals 18

 

Term 6: Spring 3
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
ALHT 300 Pathophysiology 3
Elective Veterinary Technology Elective 3
BIOL 290  Immunology 3
Elective Upper level GE 4 elective 3
Elective Upper level GE 6 or 9 elective 3
  Term Totals 15

 

Term 7: Fall 4
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
Elective Veterinary Technology Elective 3
VETM 340 Veterinary Facility Management 3
BIOL 330 Infection and Disease 3
BIOL 240 Genetics (GE 2) 4
Elective Upper Level GE 3 or 5 elective 3
  Term Totals 16

 

Term 8: Spring 4
Course No. Course Title Cr. Hrs
VETB 450 Clinical Internship  12
  Term Totals 12
  Program Totals 124

 

Veterinary Technology Electives
Course No. Course Cr. Hrs.
VETS 422 Breeding Colony Mgt 3
VETS 481 Advanced Primatology 3
VETS 420 Advanced Research Animal 3
VETS 465 Research and Regulations 3
VETS ___ One Health Initiative 3
VETS 325 Zoonosis and Food Safety 3
VETS 430 Farm Animal Disease 3
VETS ___ Disaster Preparedness 3
VETS 442 Advanced Dentistry 3
VETS 441 Advanced Surgical Nursing 3
VETS 411 Preventative Shelter Med 3
VETS 412 Oncology/ Pain Medicine 3